Hot Water Beach

24.1km, 26min drive

Hot Water Beach is a 20 minutes drive you can relax in the thermal water from the interior of the Pacific Ocean after digging your own sandy spa pool. Tairua Shores Motel even provides a free Spade to dig your custom made Hot Pool.

Hot Water Beach is a must-see on your Coromandel Peninsula holiday. The rocky pohutukawa lined coastline is stunning, as is the white sandy beach.

Visitors from every corner of the globe flock to Hot Water Beach to experience this unique natural wonder. You can dig your own hot spa in the sand two hours either side of low tide. There are several cafes nearby and a gallery to enjoy when the tide turns.

Any time of the year, from sunrise to sunset, Hot Water Beach is a memorable kiwi experience.

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